Winery News

Kasey Martin
 
October 1, 2016 | Kasey Martin

Recent Acclaim: Vinous

In a recent article from Antonio Galloni - Vinous (September 2016), six Adelaida wines scored 90 points or more. Wines included: Cabernet Sauvignon Signature, Viking Estate Vineyard 2013 (90 points); Mourvedre Signature, Anna's Estate Vineyard 2014 (91 points); Syrah Signature, Anna’s Estate Vineyard 2014 (91 points); Tribe Signature 2013 (92 points); Gamay Noir, HMR Estate Vineyard 2014 (90 points); and Pinot Noir, HMR Estate Vineyard 2014 (90 points).  Continue »

Time Posted: Oct 1, 2016 at 4:24 PM
Kasey Martin
 
September 1, 2016 | Kasey Martin

Recent Acclaim: Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

In the most recent issue of Robert Parker's Wine Advocate (August 2016), seven wines from Adelaida Vineyards & Winery scored 90 points or more. Wines included: Cabernet Sauvignon Signature, Viking Estate Vineyard 2014 (92-94 points); Cabernet Sauvignon, Viking Estate Vineyard 2014 (92-94 points); Syrah Signature  Continue »

Time Posted: Sep 1, 2016 at 3:50 PM
Kasey Martin
 
July 20, 2016 | Kasey Martin

Berry Coloring & Canine Digging vs. Technology

As harvest nears, I got the chance to sit down with winemaker Jeremy Weintraub to find out more about what is currently happening in the vineyard and learn about the uniques ways that he measures water levels in the soil.  Continue »

Time Posted: Jul 20, 2016 at 3:49 PM
Kasey Martin
 
June 21, 2016 | Kasey Martin

Recent Accailm: Highly-Awarded 96pt Rosé

"Stunning from its chalky strawberry brilliance to its prom dress pink hue, the blend of 51% Grenache, 24% Carignan, 14% Cinsault, 5% Mourvèdre, 4% Counoise and 2% Syrah knocked me out when I tasted it at the winery's brand new gorgeous tasting room atop Adelaida Mountain. The lemongrass-peach middle is an unexpected "ooooh" due to a strapping, searing minerality that keeps the mouth awake, but aware of greatness."  Continue »

Time Posted: Jun 21, 2016 at 12:08 PM
Kasey Martin
 
April 26, 2016 | Kasey Martin

Adelaida Opens New Tasting Room and Hospitality Center

Adelaida Vineyards & Winery opened its new tasting room earlier this month and announced its plans for a Grand Opening Celebration May 6-8. The new facility, designed in a contemporary agrarian style features a sensory room, an extended wine bar, Club 2320 members’ lounge and patio seating all designed to host wine enthusiasts in a comfortable indoor and outdoor environment.  Continue »

Time Posted: Apr 26, 2016 at 12:30 PM
Adelaida Team
 
February 10, 2016 | Adelaida Team

Adelaida Gets a Facelift

For those of you who have been fans of Adelaida for the past several years, or perhaps have older Adelaida wines in your cellar, you may have noticed that our label has had different “faces” throughout time. Preceding the faces, or the very existence of Adelaida wine, there was the thriving town of Adelaida, the HMR Vineyard, and the Van Steenwyk family who spent summers on Hilltop Ranch (the walnut ranch where the winery now exists).  Continue »

Time Posted: Feb 10, 2016 at 9:27 AM
Adelaida Team
 
January 29, 2016 | Adelaida Team

The Mike Behind Michael's Vineyard

Mike remembers the day in 2001 when he and Adelaida owner Don Van Steenwyk were driving on the HMR ranch and Don asked, “What would you plant on this hill?” Mike answered “a dry farmed vineyard”. It was then that Adelaida Cellars chose to plant dry farmed Zinfandel on what is now Michael’s Vineyard.  Continue »

Time Posted: Jan 29, 2016 at 9:15 AM
Jeremy Weintraub- Winemaker
 
January 22, 2016 | Jeremy Weintraub- Winemaker

El Niño Update from Winemaker Jeremy Weintraub

The first very wet winter in four years is upon us! This year’s El Niño, caused by elevated surface water temperatures in the South Pacific, is expected to bring about heavy rains and cooler nights. El Niño rains promise a limited replenishment to our water-starved soils….  Continue »

Time Posted: Jan 22, 2016 at 9:52 AM
Adelaida Team
 
November 17, 2015 | Adelaida Team

Adelaida's Gone Nuts

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Time Posted: Nov 17, 2015 at 2:39 PM
Adelaida Team
 
November 1, 2015 | Adelaida Team

Adelaida's Recent Wine Scores

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Time Posted: Nov 1, 2015 at 9:46 AM
Tony Hermann- Resident Wine Educator
 

Harvest at Adelaida

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Time Posted: Oct 30, 2015 at 3:50 PM
Jeremy Weintraub- Winemaker
 
Annette Dennigmann
 
August 3, 2015 | Annette Dennigmann

Meet the Ladies of Adelaida's Wine Club

Wine Club Manager, Annette Dennigmann, has been with Adelaida since November of 2008. From then on, working at Adelaida has become more than just a job. It was through her time at Adelaida that she met her husband and eventually they were even wed by a coworker! Annette has watched Adelaida's growth over the last ...  Continue »

Time Posted: Aug 3, 2015 at 10:41 AM